CAKE Foundation mandates USD 52 million for 2006 alt asset allocation

The Charles & Agnes Kazarian Eternal Foundation (CAKE) has mandated USD 52 million for 2006 alternative asset allocation in 2006. »


Leeward activates global marketing drive

Toronto-based hedge fund firm Leeward Hedge Funds is making a global marketing push for its Leeward Offshore Bull and Bear Fund. »


S&P and CSV provide solution for complex security market pricing needs

Standard & Poor's has agreed an exclusive alliance with Complex Security Valuations Inc (CSV) to extend its pricing capabilities for il »


CBCM appoints Global Head of Alternative Investment Strategies

Commerzbank Corporates & Markets (CBCM) has appointed Dr Mehraj Mattoo as its new Global Head of Alternative Investment Strategies (AIS »


Washington Square Investment launches LSE-listed CDO fund

London-based Washington Square Investment has launched Carador plc, a London Stock Exchange-listed CDO equity fund. »


ACMH and ASK Raymond James Securities launch Absolute India Fund

Absolute Capital Management Holdings (ACMH) and ASK Raymond James Securities (ASKRJ) have teamed up to launch the Absolute India Fund. »


Caledonian Fund Services launches US onshore fund administration practice

The Caledonian Group has expanded its US operations with the launch of Caledonian Fund Services (USA) LLC. »


ACE tackles growing investment and fund managers' risk exposure

Insurer ACE European Group (ACE) has developed a specialist insurance policy for investment and fund management groups. »


Fortis appoints Jaron Van Dam as COO of Prime Fund Solutions

Jaron van Dam has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer of Prime Fund Solutions, Fortis Merchant Banking's alternative investment serv »


Platinum finds value in France with launch of Platinum Europe Select

Platinum Capital Management is to launch Platinum Europe Select, a fund focused primarily on Special Situations investment in French equities. »


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